Do you OWN your life,
or are you simply a squatter?
Recently my friend Dan Rockwell (the LeadershipFreak) posted a hosted conversation with Dr. Henry Cloud, who said: “Leaders must own what they either create or allow to exist.”
Poignant thought! I immediately applied that thought to my organization: What is continuing to exist around here that I don’t like? Yes, I thought of a few things. Wow, ultimately I’m the one allowing those to exist. Why?
In the book It’s Not My Fault, Cloud says: